Southwestern Corn-Cheese Dip

Ten-minute "app"! Melted peppy cheese and corn stir up into a quick and delicious dip.

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 10 min
  • Servings 8

Ingredients

1
can (11 oz) Green Giant™ SteamCrisp® Southwestern style corn
8
oz Mexican prepared cheese product with jalapeño peppers (from 16-oz loaf), cut into cubes
2
tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro or sliced green onions, if desired
8
oz tortilla chips

  • 1 Drain liquid from corn into 2-quart saucepan. Add cheese; cook over medium-low heat, stirring constantly, until melted.
  • 2 Stir in corn. Cook until thoroughly heated. Spoon into serving bowl. Sprinkle with cilantro. Serve with tortilla chips.

Expert Tips

Fresh veggies make delicious dippers, too. Try jicama, green beans, celery and asparagus.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving (3 Tablespoons Dip and 1 Oz Chips)
Calories
150
(
Calories from Fat
80),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
9g
9%
(Saturated Fat
5g,
5%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
30mg
30%;
Sodium
310mg
310%;
Total Carbohydrate
10g
10%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
3g
3%
),
Protein
7g
7%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
20%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.